List of southpaw stance boxers

This is a list of southpaw stance boxers. Southpaw is a boxing term that designates the stance where the boxer has his right hand and right foot forward, leading with right jabs, and following with a left cross right hook. Southpaw is the normal stance for a left-handed boxer. The corresponding designation for a right-handed boxer is orthodox, and is generally a mirror-image of the southpaw stance.

Name Year of Birth Year of Death Country of Birth Weight Class References
Markus Beyer 1971 Germany light middleweight/super middleweight [1]
Jack Bodell 1940 UK light heavyweight/heavyweight [2]
Daniel Ponce De León 1980 Mexico Super Bantamweight, Featherweight, Super Featherweight
Adonis Stevenson 1977 Haiti super middleweight [3]
Lucian Bute 1980 Romania super middleweight/light heavyweight [4]
Chris Byrd 1970 United States light heavyweight/heavyweight [1]
Corrie Sanders 1966 2012 South Africa heavyweight
Bobby Pacquiao 1980 Philippines super featherweight [5]
Manny Pacquiao 1978 Philippines light flyweight, flyweight, super flyweight, bantamweight, super bantamweight, featherweight, super featherweight, lightweight, light welterweight, welterweight, super welterweight [6]
Young Corbett III 1905 1993 United States welterweight/middleweight [7]
Marvin Hagler 1954 United States Middleweight [8]
Reggie Johnson 1966 United States Middleweight, Light Heavyweight [8]
Rafael Limón 1954 Mexico Super Featherweight [8]
Freddie Miller 1911 1962 United States Featherweight [8]
Jackie Paterson 1920 1966 Scotland Flyweight, Bantamweight [8]
Pernell Whitaker 1964 United States Lightweight, Welterweight [8]
Joe Calzaghe 1972 Wales Super Middleweight, Light heavyweight
Naseem Hamed 1974 England Featherweight, Super Bantamweight, Bantamweight
Audley Harrison 1971 England Heavyweight
Edwin Valero 1981 2010 Venezuela Lightweight, Super Featherweight
Zab Judah 1977 United States Light Welterweight, Welterweight, Super Welterweight
Sharmba Mitchell 1970 United States Light Welterweight
Michael Merz 1979 United States Super Featherweight, Super Lightweight, Super Welterweight
Rakhim Chakhkiyev 1983 Russia Cruiserweight
Ruslan Chagaev 1978 Uzbekistan Heavyweight
Luis Ortiz 1979 Cuba Heavyweight
Victor Ortiz 1987 United States Welterweight, Light Welterweight
Andy Lee 1984 Ireland Middleweight
Brian Magee 1975 Ireland Super Middleweight
Freddie Gilroy 1936 Ireland Bantamweight
Héctor Camacho 1962 2012 Puerto Rico Middleweight
László Papp 1926 2003 Hungary Middleweight
Michael Carruth 1967 Ireland Light Middleweight
Michael Moorer 1967 United States Heavyweight
Robert Guerrero 1983 United States Welterweight
Sergio Martínez 1975 Argentina Middleweight
Denis Lebedev 1979 Russia Cruiserweight
Erislandy Lara 1983 Cuba Light Middleweight


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